Maqbool Salmaan is a familar face for the Malayalam movie audience for being the son of actor Ibrahimkutty, the nephew of megastar Mammootty and cousin of young star Dulquer Salmaan. Now, Maqbool, 30, is entering the wedlock with Almaz, who hails from Kasargod, in a private family affair on April 1. The news of the actor's marriage was revealed by none other than DQ.
The grand wedding ceremony was attended by Mammootty, Dulquer, Dileep, Tiny Tom, Nazriya Nazim, Shalin, Manoj K Jayan, Harisree Ashokan, Kunchan, Abu Salim, Soubin Shahir, Nadhirshah, Tovino Thomas, Asif Ali, Jacob Gregory, and many others.
In November 2016, rumours about Maqbool's wedding were doing the rounds on social media along with a few photos, which were said to have been taken during a private function that happened in Mammootty's family. Putting the rumour mills to rest, the Kasaba actor had then posted on his Facebook page:
"Hello friends, This post is to inform you about a fact based on the news and photos that are spread on social media and whatsapp saying that i am married... The photos that are being shared on the social medias are of a family function. And if something important happens in my life will be told to everyone of you by me or through this page... I request you all to stop sharing my so called marriage photos. Hoping for your further support and love..."
Dulquer, who is basking in the success of the family entertainer Jomonte Suviseshangal, announced the news while sharing the first-look poster of Maqbool's upcoming movie, Un Kaadallrunthal, which marks his debut in the Tamil film industry. The movie is the directorial venture of Hashim Marikar.
"On his wedding day it gives me great joy to present to you all the first look poster of my cousins Maqbools Tamil debut ! Wishing team #UnKaadalIrunthal the very best !!" Dulquer posted on his Facebook page while wishing the team of the Tamil movie.